The Baker Institute offers a wide variety of extra-curricular events called iDeX, short for idea exchange!  Providing a wide range of experiences including a speaker series, interactive sessions, panel discussions, topical meet-ups and more, iDeX  events  promise to be exciting and inspiring!  The Baker Institute’s calendar includes iDex events, curricular programming and other related activities around campus.

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January 4, 2015

LehighSiliconValley Immersion Week

LehighSiliconValley Immersion Week
Jan. 4-10, 2015
Silicon Valley/San Francisco, CA venues

Lehigh University’s Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation takes you to the heart of Silicon Valley – the hub of entrepreneurship that spawns countless new enterprises with their breakthrough technologies, next-generation software, and trend-setting social media – through the LehighSiliconValley immersion experience.

LehighSiliconValley is built on the power of the “live case,” where participating Lehigh students and alumni get an up-close and personal view into the experiences of Silicon Valley CEOs, investors, technologies, product developers, and others key to the venture experience.

LSV2015 is offered exclusively by Lehigh University as a 3-credit experiential course and certificate program that spans a full week during the January 2015 Winter Term.

The program runs Nov. 11, 2014; Dec. 6, 2014; and Jan. 4-10, 2015. Applications are now available and due by 5 p.m. on Oct. 13, 2014. Email inlsv@lehigh.edu, see www.lehigh.edu/siliconvalley, or call (610) 758-5615 for an application or more information.

Start: 8:00 am
End: 5:00 pm
Venue: Silicon Valley/San Francisco, CA venues

January 28, 2015

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House
Jan. 28, 2015 – 5-6 p.m.

Wilbur Powerhouse, Lower Level

Come learn about Lehigh’s award-winning 1-year graduate program!

Passionate about launching or working for a startup? Eager to see your innovations in the marketplace? Delve into the real-world process of entrepreneurship with this 12-month master’s program.

No need to leave school to start a business! Enrollment is open and classes start July 6, 2015. The GRE is not required.

  • Meet current students and faculty members who specialize in developing creative ideas and commercializing and launching products
  • Visit the Creativity and Innovation Lab and prototyping facilities
  • Enjoy refreshments and ask questions!
  • RSVP: http://bit.ly/1BehrRq
  • Download poster: Here

For more information, see www.lehigh.edu/innovate, call (610) 758-4789, or email jlk4@lehigh.edu.

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

January 29, 2015

Founders Fitness

FOUNDERS FITNESS TRAINING
Workshop Series for Student Entrepreneurs

Thursday, January 29
4:00-7:00 pm
Location TBA
Lehigh University

FREE TO LEHIGH STUDENTS – Includes pizza dinner

Are you fit to launch? Learn the personal skills needed to make the difference when launching your venture.

  • Register (coming soon)
  • Download poster (coming soon)

This six-part series provides Lehigh students with training on the personal skills, behaviors, and mindsets needed to navigate the journey from great ideas to successful, sustainable organizations. Taught by Lehigh University faculty member and executive coach Stephanie Olexa, a successful entrepreneur and angel investor, the series features three workshops during fall semester and three in spring semester.

SPRING SEMESTER DATES:

  • Jan. 29, 2015
  • Feb. 12, 2015
  • March 26, 2015

Attending all workshop sessions is not required, but is encouraged. For more information, contact: (610) 758-5626 or inentin@lehigh.edu.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

February 12, 2015

Founders Fitness

FOUNDERS FITNESS TRAINING
Workshop Series for Student Entrepreneurs

Thursday, February 12
4:00-7:00 pm
Location TBA
Lehigh University

FREE TO LEHIGH STUDENTS – Includes pizza dinner

Are you fit to launch? Learn the personal skills needed to make the difference when launching your venture.

  • Register (coming soon)
  • Download poster (coming soon)

This six-part series provides Lehigh students with training on the personal skills, behaviors, and mindsets needed to navigate the journey from great ideas to successful, sustainable organizations. Taught by Lehigh University faculty member and executive coach Stephanie Olexa, a successful entrepreneur and angel investor, the series features three workshops during fall semester and three in spring semester.

SPRING SEMESTER DATES:

  • Jan. 29, 2015
  • Feb. 12, 2015
  • March 26, 2015

Attending all workshop sessions is not required, but is encouraged. For more information, contact: (610) 758-5626 or inentin@lehigh.edu.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

February 24, 2015

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House
Feb. 24 , 2015 – 5-6 p.m.
Wilbur Powerhouse, Lower Level

Come learn about Lehigh’s award-winning 1-year graduate program!

Passionate about launching or working for a startup? Eager to see your innovations in the marketplace? Delve into the real-world process of entrepreneurship with this 12-month master’s program.

No need to leave school to start a business! Enrollment is open and classes start July 6, 2015. The GRE is not required.

  • Meet current students and faculty members who specialize in developing creative ideas and commercializing and launching products
  • Visit the Creativity and Innovation Lab and prototyping facilities
  • Enjoy refreshments and ask questions!
  • RSVP: http://bit.ly/1I0UuTI
  • Download poster: (coming soon)

For more information, see www.lehigh.edu/innovate, call (610) 758-4789, or emailjlk4@lehigh.edu.

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm
Venue: Wilbur Powerhouse (lower level)

March 25, 2015

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House
March 25, 2015 – 5-6 p.m.

Wilbur Powerhouse, Lower Level

Come learn about Lehigh’s award-winning 1-year graduate program!

Passionate about launching or working for a startup? Eager to see your innovations in the marketplace? Delve into the real-world process of entrepreneurship with this 12-month master’s program.

No need to leave school to start a business! Enrollment is open and classes start July 6, 2015. The GRE is not required.

  • Meet current students and faculty members who specialize in developing creative ideas and commercializing and launching products
  • Visit the Creativity and Innovation Lab and prototyping facilities
  • Enjoy refreshments and ask questions!
  • RSVP: http://bit.ly/1pUXlHP
  • Download poster: (coming soon)

For more information, see www.lehigh.edu/innovate, call (610) 758-4789, or emailjlk4@lehigh.edu.

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm
Venue: Wilbur Powerhouse (lower level)

March 26, 2015

Founders Fitness

FOUNDERS FITNESS TRAINING
Workshop Series for Student Entrepreneurs

Thursday, March 26
4:00-7:00 pm
Location TBA
Lehigh University

FREE TO LEHIGH STUDENTS – Includes pizza dinner

Are you fit to launch? Learn the personal skills needed to make the difference when launching your venture.

  • Register (coming soon)
  • Download poster (coming soon)

This six-part series provides Lehigh students with training on the personal skills, behaviors, and mindsets needed to navigate the journey from great ideas to successful, sustainable organizations. Taught by Lehigh University faculty member and executive coach Stephanie Olexa, a successful entrepreneur and angel investor, the series features three workshops during fall semester and three in spring semester.

SPRING SEMESTER DATES:

  • Jan. 29, 2015
  • Feb. 12, 2015
  • March 26, 2015

Attending all workshop sessions is not required, but is encouraged. For more information, contact: (610) 758-5626 or inentin@lehigh.edu.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

April 21, 2015

INNOVATE! CELEBRATE! Awards Dinner

INNOVATE! CELEBRATE! Awards Dinner
April 21, 2015 – Time TBA

The Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation presents the 10th annual awards for outstanding achievement in entrepreneurship by students, startups, and Lehigh Entrepreneurship Network members.

Awards include winners of the EUREKA! Ventures Competition Series, iPrize, and Farrington Award.

Admission to this event is by invitation only. For more information, contact: inentin@lehigh.edu or (610) 758-5626.

Start: 8:00 am
End: 5:00 pm

April 28, 2015

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House

Technical Entrepreneurship Master’s Degree Open House
April 28 , 2015 – 5-6 p.m.

Wilbur Powerhouse, Lower Level

Come learn about Lehigh’s award-winning 1-year graduate program.

Passionate about launching or working for a startup? Eager to see your innovations in the marketplace? Delve into the real-world process of entrepreneurship with this 12-month master’s program.

No need to leave school to start a business! Enrollment is open and classes start July 6, 2015. The GRE is not required.

  • Meet current students and faculty members who specialize in developing creative ideas and commercializing and launching products
  • Visit the Creativity and Innovation Lab and prototyping facilities
  • Enjoy refreshments and ask questions!
  • RSVP: http://bit.ly/1yO6OSd
  • Download poster: (coming soon)

For more information, see www.lehigh.edu/innovate, call (610) 758-4789, or emailjlk4@lehigh.edu.

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm
Venue: Wilbur Powerhouse (lower level)

May 18, 2015

Technical Entrepreneurship Graduation

Technical Entrepreneurship Graduation
May 18, 2015

Students in Lehigh University’s
Technical Entrepreneurship master’s degree program graduate May 18, 2015, earning their M.Eng. degrees after completing the 12-month program designed to teach students how to create their own products and launch companies.

For more information about the program, see www.lehigh.edu/innovate or contact innovate@lehigh.edu or (610) 758-4789.

Start: 8:00 am
End: 5:00 pm
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When creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship are taught together ideas take shape; ideas when properly nurtured can lead to discovery, value creation, and a better tomorrow for all.